Famed Irish author Eoin Colfer
has penned nine books in the celebrated Artemis Fowl
series. He’s completed three standalone novels. He’s even taken up Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
duties, writing a sixth novel in the series. With over 9 million Artemis Fowl
books sold and with the original Artemis Fowl
still No. 7 on the New York Times’ bestseller list, Colfer is basically the J. K. Rowling of the teen fantasy market. He’s just released Artemis Fowl: The Atlantis Complex
, and to celebrate he brings his tales on the road with a show called Artemis Rocks
. Yes, Colfer will be singing and rocking live and onstage between videos, onstage interviews and audience Q&As. Even Artemis himself is promised to be there when Colfer dazzles the kids on Sunday, Sept. 26, at Osher Marin Jewish Community Center. 200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael. Noon. $27, includes signed book. 415.927.0960.